The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 94 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing WordPress 6 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.36% 0.064% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 0.46% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 14
Median daily rate £225 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £261 £253
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -
WordPress
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
213 216 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.79% 13.82% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 124 175
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £114 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.40 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £21.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region.

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region.

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 3 - - 3
Derbyshire - 2 £225 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) jQuery
4 10 (66.67%) MySQL
5 9 (60.00%) Web Development
6 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
6 8 (53.33%) Bitbucket
7 4 (26.67%) LAMP
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
9 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
9 2 (13.33%) CSS3
9 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (13.33%) TDD
9 2 (13.33%) Adobe
9 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
10 1 (6.67%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) OO
10 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
10 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (6.67%) SCORM
10 1 (6.67%) MVC
10 1 (6.67%) CMS
10 1 (6.67%) Magento
10 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 1 (6.67%) Android
10 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Bitbucket
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) OO PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) Laravel
6 1 (6.67%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
1 1 (6.67%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe